Index to Biographical Directories & Histories

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This database is an index that includes every name found in the fourteen biographical directories, county histories and town histories, listed below, pertaining to Kendall County, Illinois. You can use this information to lookup actual references in these source documents. They are typically avialable on microfilm through inter-library loans.  Please check with your local library.

Source CodeSource
BS Bateman, Norman & Paul Selby, editors. Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois & History of Kendall County. With special authors and contributors. Chicago: Munsell Publishing Co., (1914) Two volumes, 1078 pages.
FA Farren, Kathy, editor. A Bicentennial History of Kendall County, Illinois. Yorkville, IL: Kendall County Bicentennial Commission, (1976) 314 pages.
GF Biographical Directory of Kendall County, Illinois. Chicago: Fisher & Co., (1876) 114 pages.
HI Hicks, Edmund W., Reverend. History of Kendall County, Illinois: From the Earliest Discoveries to the Present Time. Aurora, IL: Knickerbocker & Hodder, (1877) 439 pages
JO Johnson, Oliver C. and Anna French Johnson. Atlas and History of Kendall County, Illinois. Maps and Plats, Biographies and Special Features. Elmhurst, IL: Friendly Map & Publishing Co., (1941) 112 pages.
KK Durant, Pliny A, et al. Commemorative Portrait & Biographical Record of Kane & Kendall Counties, Illinois. Chicago: Beers, Leggett & Co., (1888) 999 pages.
KW Genealogical & Biographical Record of Kendall & Will Counties, Illinois. Chicago: Biographical Publishing Co., (1901) 670 pages.
LP Shufelt, Mrs. John L. When Lisbon Was A Prairie. Yorkville, IL: Kendall County Record, (1917) 13 pages.
MC Rasmusen, Honor Brodie. History of the Millington Methodist Church and Community 125th Anniversary 1833-1958. Publisher not given, (l958) 48 pages.
NS Newark Sesquicentennial Committee. Newark's Sesquicentennial History: A Community Proud of Its Heritage 1835-1985. Yorkville, IL: Kendall County Record (1985) 139 pages.
OS Oswego Sesquicentennial Days Steering Committee, Roger Matile, editor. 150 Years Along the Fox: The History of Oswego Township Illinois. Oswego Sesquicentennial - 150 Years - 1833-1983. Dallas: Taylor Publishing Co., (1983) 191 pages.
PF Prairie Farmer's Reliable Directory of Farmers & Breeders Grundy & Kendall Counties, Illinois. Chicago: Prairie Farmer Publishing Co., (1917) 221 pages.
RL Lisbon Pioneer Days Book Committee. Roads To Lisbon…Past and Present, A collection of Biographical Sketches. Prepared for the 150th Anniversary of the settling of Lisbon (IL). Yorkville, IL: Kendall County Record, (1985) 112 pages.
YO Lucinda Tio and Kathy Farren, A History of Yorkville, Illinois 1836-1986. Published for Yorkville's Sesquicentennial, (1986) 220 pages.


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SurnameGiven NamePageCode
SurnameGiven NamePageCode
Hall Mary J. 991 BS
Hall Mary J. 272 KW
Hall Mary J. (Leitch) 1018 BS
Hall Mary J. (Leitch) 632, 636 KW
Hall Mary L., Mrs. 873 BS
Hall Meredith 25 NS
Hall Mr. 892 BS
Hall Mr. 12 GF
Hall Mr. 87, 88 HI
Hall Nellie 812 BS
Hall Nellie 273 KW
Hall Nina (O'Dell)(Mrs. William W.) 100 RL
Hall Nina (Odell) 98 PF
Hall Paulina R. (Wagner) 264, 373 KW
Hall R. E. 97, 150, 151 PF
Hall R. F. 195 PF
Hall Rachel 56, 63, 64, 216 FA
Hall Rachel 88, 96 HI
Hall Ralph 23, 38 NS
Hall Rev. 243 HI
Hall Richard (s. Gordon) 102 RL
Hall Robert 825 BS
Hall Robert 636 KW
Hall Robert 23 NS
Hall Robert Everett 1018 BS
Hall Ruth 98 PF
Hall Ruth (d. William W. & Nina) 100 RL
Hall Ruth Mary 101C JO
Hall S. P. 880 BS
Hall Sarah (Green) 986 KK
Hall Sarah (Green)(Mrs. William H.) 100 RL
Hall Sarah (Keats) 986 KK
Hall Sarah L. 991 BS
Hall Saul 36 GF
Hall Stanley 98 PF
Hall Stanley Wendell (s. William W. & Nina) 99, 100, 105 RL
Hall Steve (s. Gordon) 102 RL
Hall Sylvia 56, 63, 64, 216 FA
Hall Sylvia 88, 96 HI
Hall Theresa 986 KK
Hall Thomas 676 BS
Hall Vera 22 NS
Hall Wendell 98 PF
Hall William 776 BS
Hall William 216 FA
Hall William 63 GF
Hall William 54 GF
Hall William 86, 301 HI
Hall William 986 KK
Hall William 98, 195 PF
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